Definition of sex typing noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


    sex typing

    BrE BrE//ˈseks taɪpɪŋ//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈseks taɪpɪŋ//
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  1. 1(psychology) the process of putting people into categories according to what people consider to be typical of each sex
  2. 2 (biology) the process of finding out whether a person or other living thing is male or female, especially in difficult cases when special tests are necessary
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: sex typing